Cradle of water-lilies in the summer, the Holt-Tisza oxbow lake is a favorite place to chill in the winter-time as well
. When it freezes over, a highway of brilliant ice invites the whole family for ice skating, hockey, or plain sliding. …And even when the air vibrates with joy and laughter, one can sense the peace and serenity of the surroundings.
Kiskunság National Park 2009 Wall Calendar
Enjoy the colors of summer year-round! Published by Kiskunság National Park Directorate in association with Puszta.com, this 16 x 45 cm (6.3 x 17.7 inches) wall calendar has 13 high quality photographs of habitats, landscapes, and wildflowers of Kiskunság
, along with writing space and informative text written by National Park staff.
: 1440 HUF + shipping & handling
(English and Hungarian customer service)
This too is The Puszta.
And what would its artist be like?
lives in a gingerbread house. One of his studio’s windows faces north, the other one overlooks the garden. When not resting in the shade of the Sky Vine, his two corded coat Pulis guard the entrance. Distinguishing mark of his street: where the Acacia branches hang over the road.
Zsuzsi (Susan) Scenic Railway
bears the name of the first 107 horsepower steam locomotive that ran on the old, 950 mm gauge railway near Debrecen. In 1961, the rail was re-gauged to 760 mm (2 ft 5⅞ in), and the old steam engines were replaced by Mk48 diesel locomotives. Since 1996, the narrow gauge lines between Debrecen
and Harmashegyalja survive as a preservation project.
Just 22 miles east of Kecskemet, the Tiszakurt Arboretum, once part of the private property of the Italian Bolza family, is now open to the public.
The soothing world of nature’s beauty is waiting for you at Tiszakurt
This year’s Hungarian International Air Show & Military Exposition at Kecskemet Air Base was an exemplary one of those two-day events, which attract aerobatics enthusiasts and military fans from all over the world to Kodaly’s city every other year.
See our Photo Gallery here
Established in the 1970s on the River Tisza, Lake Tisza is a large expanse of open water
, with numerous islands, extensive reedbeds
, and floating vegetation. It provides habitat for a wide variety of resident and passage birds
, it is rich in fish
, and it is one of the most popular tourist attractions
May 1st, 2007 was a bit windy in Tiszakecske, but this did not deter the celebration-ready crowd from enjoying family fun and merriment
. Keeping with established tradition, the local art groups entertained the guests with dazzling performances. Competition dancers
, folk dance groups
, and modern dance
performers took center stage one after the other, and the local zither band
enchanted the audience with a concert/jam session that was indeed music to the ears.
Amateur and professional photography introducing the Hungarian Great Plains, the 'Puszta'
: flora and fauna, landscapes, characteristic buildings, cultural moments, people, or fun things to do in the region.